Pacific Storm; Plains Temperature Records; Critical Fire Weather

A Pacific storm could bring areas of heavy snow and gusty winds from Wyoming into Minnesota Tuesday night into Wednesday. Ahead of this, temperatures in the central and northern Plains Tuesday will threaten two dozen or more high temperatures records. Dry, gusty winds are supporting critical fire weather for portions of the southern High Plains and southern Rockies Tuesday through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Los Alamos Airport (KLAM)

Lat: 35.88°NLon: 106.27°WElev: 7171ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 9 Mar 12:35 am MST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles W Los Alamos NM

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of sprinkles before 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 11am and 5pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Isolated
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of sprinkles between 8pm and 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Sprinkles/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 45. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of sprinkles before 11am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 11am and 5pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of sprinkles between 8pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
7 Miles W Los Alamos NM
 35.89°N 106.41°W (Elev. 9583 ft)
11:05 pm MST Mar 8, 2021
12am MST Mar 9, 2021-6pm MDT Mar 14, 2021
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database